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Open Journal

September 12, 2018

The Retreat at Pumphouse Point has been featured on Open Journal.

Article by Tiffany Jade

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2018 Eat Drink Design Awards.

September 6, 2018

JAWS Architects have two projects shortlisted in the 2018 Eat Drink Design Awards.

Our shortlisted projects are;

2018 Eat Drink Design Awards
Best Hotel Design
JAWS Architects & JAWS Interiors for the Shorehouse Addition.

2018 Eat Drink Design Awards
Best Restaurant Design
JAWS Interiors (Interior fit-out) & Rosevear Stephenson Architects for the 1830 Restaurant, Port Arthur Visitor Centre.

Winners will be announced Tuesday 13 November.


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Australia By Design feature

August 27, 2018

JAWS’ featured on Australia by Design; Ultimate Architectural Statement VIC/ TAS.

The episode features JAWS Shorehouse Addition and Retreat projects at Pumphouse Point which aired on channel ten on the 12th August 2018, Episode 4: Ultimate Architectural Statement  VIC/TAS


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Australian Timber Design Awards Finalist

August 21, 2018

JAWSArchitects’ Retreat project at Pumphouse Point has been named as a finalist in the 19th Australian Timber Design Awards!

Voting is now open!
You can now vote for your favourite design in the People’s choice award-…/co…/joAMdPoO

Photography by Adam Gibson.

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Australia by Design

August 13, 2018

Our Shorehouse Addition and Retreat project’s at Pumphouse Point were featured on yesterday’s episode of Australia by Design in search of the VIC | TAS Ultimate Architectural Statement.


Link to the episode coming soon!

@AUByDesign @PumphousePoint @Podmatrix @MakoModularHomes

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2018 DST Summit, Business evolution.

August 9, 2018

Destination Southern Tasmania’s annual Summit was held at Blundstone Arena earlier this week, providing an opportunity for tourism industry professionals to share business ideas, experiences and best practice strategies.

This year JAWS’ Director, Scott Verdouw joined a panel of luminaries and shared his own stories of business evolution, triumphs & challenges. He joined Andrew Smith, Heath Garratt, Madi Seeber-Peattie & Michele Bain in a very entertaining and informative session to finish the annual summit.

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Images from our JAWS Interiors Launch

August 1, 2018

Images from our JAWS Interiors Launch have now been uploaded. Photography by Adam Gibson

To view these visit our JAWSInteriors website:

Thanks again to everyone that joined us on the night and helped us celebrate!



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Last chance to vote!

July 19, 2018


Don’t forget to place your vote in this year’s People’s Choice Prize for the 2018 Tasmanian Architecture Awards!

Entries close tomorrow, Friday, 20th July and will be announced on Friday 27th July.


JAWSArchitects shortlisted projects:

Commercial Architecture:

Shorehouse Addition – JAWS Architects


Interior Architecture;

The Retreat Interior Fit-out – JAWS Interiors

Port Arthur Visitor Centre Interior Fit-out – JAWS Interiors


Small Project Architecture;

The Retreat – JAWS Architects

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JAWS Interiors launch

July 13, 2018

Thank you to everyone that came to celebrate the launch of The JAWS Interiors last night!

A special thanks to Drink Co for the incredible Tasmanian beverages, Criterion St Cafe for the canapés, local artisan designers and suppliers for contributing to our gallery space & those of you who joined us on the night.

Here’s a glimpse of the gallery showcase- more to come!

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